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Below are lists of the top 10 open-market insider purchases and sales filed at the Securities and Exchange Commission on Friday as ranked by dollar value. Company executives and directors are in the best position to assess the attractiveness of their firms' shares, and here is how many of them are voting their wallets!

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Company Name (Ticker) Filer Name
Title(s)
Shares
Bought
Dollar
Value
Republic Services (RSG) Cascade Investment LLC
BO
440,000
$10,003,884
Southern Copper (PCU) Grupo Mexico Sab De Cv
BO
250,000
$3,624,500
James River Coal (JRCC) Steelhead Partners LLC&
O
94,718
$1,249,597
Spring Creek Acquisition (SCRQF) Weiss Andrew M 
BO
64,000
$432,840
Fibernet Telecom Group (FTGX) WC Capital Management LLC
BO
34,500
$337,288
U S Gold (UXG) McEwen Robert Ross
CB,CEO,
DIR,BO
247,700
$236,870
Arbinet Thexchange (ARBX) Singer Karen
BO
150,000
$229,245
Greenbrier Companies (GBX) Furman William A
CEO,PR,
DIR
50,000
$272,329
Terremark Worldwide (TMRK) Cyrte Investments BV
BO
48,800
$181,807
Kayne Anderson Energy Dev (KED) Kayne Richard A
CEO,FO,
BO
13,600
$139,305
Company Name (Ticker) Filer Name
Title(s)
Shares
Sold
Dollar
Value
Cliffs Natural Resources (CLF) Harbinger Capital Master Fund I Ltd
BO
2,898,376
$63,839,199
Ross Stores (ROST) Panattoni Lisa R
VP
27,727
$818,501
Cantel Medical (CMN) Hirschfield Alan J
DIR
35,000
$512,500
Alexion Pharmaceuticals (ALXN) Bell Leonard
CEO,DIR
4,997
$184,339
Cheniere Energy (LNG) Souki Charif
CB,CEO,
PR,DIR
50,000
$175,125
Nordson (NDSN) Groos Michael
VP
4,500
$143,190
WSB Holdings (WSB) Troese Stephen J
X
28,500
$81,225
Alexion Pharmaceuticals (ALXN) Keiser David W
DIR
2,110
$77,859
Alexion Pharmaceuticals (ALXN) Sinha Vikas
CFO,VP
1,661
$61,191
United Rentals (URI) Fairholme Capital Mgt LLC
BO
8,695
$55,345
Key to Titles:A=Assistant, AI=Affiliated Investor, AO=Accounting Officer, BD=Business Development, BO=Beneficial Owner, CAO=Chief Accounting Officer, CB=Chairman, CCO=Chief Compliance Officer, CEO=Chief Executive Officer, CFO=Chief Financial Officer, CIO=Chief Information Officer, CO=Compliance Officer, COO=Chief Operating Officer, CT=Controller, CTO=Chief Technology Officer, DIR=Director, F=Founder, FO=Financial Officer, GC=General Counsel, HR=Human Resources, IO=Information Officer, IR=Investor Relations, LO=Legal Officer, MD=Managing Director, O=Officer, OO=Operating Officer, PR=President, PT=Partner, REL=Relative of an insider, SEC=Secretary, SH=Shareholder, SO=Sales Officer, TO=Technology Officer, TR=Treasurer, TT=Trustee, VCB=Vice Chairman, VP=Vice President, X=Ex Officer or other title displayed.
Source: InsiderInsights.com

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Jonathan Moreland is director of research and publisher of the weekly publication InsiderInsights, founder of the Web site InsiderInsights.com and the director of research at Insider Asset Management LLC. Under no circumstances does the information in this column represent a recommendation to buy or sell stocks. While he cannot provide investment advice or recommendations, Moreland appreciates your feedback; click here to send him an email.